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Tuesday, July 19, 2022

Bellowhead on the Road

Jon Boden and Sam Sweeney of the venerable folk ensemble speak about their forthcoming November tour

Friday, July 15, 2022

LEAF Festival

Amid the Blue Ridge Mountains, the latest edition of North Carolina's biannual gathering prepares to bring together diverse musical artists from across the globe

Friday, July 1, 2022

Haya Zaatry interview

Meet the young Palestinian singer-songwriter and architect for whom dialect is local, but language is universal

Wednesday, June 22, 2022

Antibalas: Beginner's Guide

The Brooklyn-based Afrobeat emissaries Antibalas have developed their own post-modern take on Fela Kuti’s legacy

Friday, June 10, 2022

Pit Bosses: Nakibembe Xylophone Troupe

With keys sat on banana stems across a 50cm-deep hole dug into the ground, the embaire looks as extraordinary as it sounds. Jim Hickson navigates the mysteries of this unique multi-manned instrument from the Ugandan village of Nakibembe

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